Welcome…

Blue Ridge Cherry Valley Rod and Gun Club Inc. (BRCV) was established in 1874, making it the oldest continuously operating club of it’s type in the nation. BRCV is dedicated to the propagation and conservation of wildlife and to promoting the shooting sports.

We are located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania.



Club Notices:

Attention BRCV members,
——————————————————————-

(May 17,2019-)
From VP Jim Meola:
Rim Fire Challenge Match – Sunday May 26st.
Set up at 9:00am
Registration opens at 11:00am
Lunch is at 12:00pm
Match start is at 1:00pm
Match ends at 4:00pm-ish.
All members and non-members are welcome.

Match fee is $20.00 and a
$10.00 discount for anyone who helps with set up.
I am looking forward to see
ing you on May 26st……….. Jim


(Apr 29, 2019-)
From Club President Art Krueger:
NRA Defensive Pistol Certification class date has been moved to June 29, 2019.
Email Art Krueger if Interested….

  •  Any of our Club members who have completed our required NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting Class or advanced NRA Personal Protection Courses are encouraged to participate in this training.
  •  The first class will be limited to eight (8) students.
  •  Class fee will be $50.00 and include the NRA packet and lunch.
  •  Students registered will be required to attend a preliminary training class held here on Saturday June 15th during which our training staff will assess their equipment, ability to safely draw from holster and shoot from varying positions (standing, kneeling and cover).
  • Necessary equipment:
    Pistol – 38 cal. min.
  • Strong Side belt holster -Kydex or formed
    Leather (no soft sided holsters permitted)
  • 150 rounds or more of factory ammunition
  • Eye and Electronic Ear Protection
  • Concealment Garment

Email Art Krueger if Interested….


(Apr 29, 2019-)
From Trap Chair Robert Calcavecchia:
Due to a scheduling conflict (Pocono Slate Belt has moved their winter league shoot-off to this coming Sunday) I have to cancel trap Sunday May 5th.
Hope to see you on our regular trap shoots on Wednesdays…


(Apr 18, 2019-)
From VP Jim Meola:
Hi Everyone-
The registration page for our May 12th IDPA match is up and active on Practiscore and can be found here: https://practiscore.com/brcv-may-2019-monthly-idpa-match/register

Any one that would like to post it to the membership or on our web page, please feel free.  Also the registration for for the Rim Fire Challenge Match  Apr 28th is also active and can be found here:Home | PractiScore

(Apr 4, 2019-)
Dated Mar 28, 2019 National Manager
Son Nguyen NRA Clubs & Assoc and Range Services
The NRA Clubs & Associations Department is proud to give special recognition to BLUE RIDGE CHERRY VALLEY ROD & GUN CLUB for serving as a role model club committed to fostering & promoting our Second Amendments rights.  And for your 8th consecutive year – Congratulations!


(Apr 1, 2019-)
From VP Jim Meola:
Hi Everyone-
An IDPA Match is scheduled for Sunday, April 14th – weather permitting.
The registration link is up and active and can be found here:
Home | PractiScore
Volunteers are needed on this date to help set up the stations.
I’d appreciate you letting me know that you can volunteer starting 10:00am until about Noon on April 14, 2019.
My email address is:
vp@brcv-rodgun.org.
Thanks in advance.
Jim Meola 
IDPA Match Director  &  VP – BRCV


(Mar 21, 2019-)
From VP Jim Meola:
Rim Fire Challenge Match – Sunday March 31st.
Set up at 9:00am
Registration opens at 11:00am
Lunch is at 12:00pm
Match start is at 1:00pm
Match ends at 4:00pm-ish.
All members and non-members are welcome.

Match fee is $20.00 and a
$10.00 discount for anyone who helps with set up.
I am looking forward to see
ing you on March 31st……….. Jim


(Mar 4, 2019-)
From IDPA MD JIM Meola:
Because of the recent snow fall, range construction, range conditions, and weather forecast, I have decided that it would be prudent to Cancel this months IDPA match for March 10th…


(Mar 2, 2019-)
From Trap Chair Robert Calcavecchia:
(1) Trap is cancelled for March 3rd, 2019 due to inclement weather conditions, but will resume as soon as conditions permit and construction & excavation is finished…
(2) Also, because of weather conditions the range parking lots have not been plowed…


(Feb 26, 2019-)
From Buildings & Grounds:
Trap is cancelled for Feb 27th, 2019 due to Construction & Excavation on the Lower Ranges, but will resume as soon as conditions permit…
However, the upper range will be open during normal shooting hours.


(Feb 22,2019-)
From BRCV BOG: Clarification of Range Hours
Shooting hours:
Monday Through Saturday:  9:00 am until Sunset.
Sunday-1:00 pm until Sunset.

(*Post-Sunset shooting allowed:
Mondays–Pistol Clinic,
Wednesdays–Bulls-Eye Shooting,
Thursday–IDPA Practice
and any announced approved club events).
*Anyone found shooting Post-Sunset outside of the allowable times
listed above will have their club access shut off and will be summoned to BRCV’s Board of Governors*

SPECIAL CLOSING PERIOD:
For Safety Reasons all ranges will be CLOSED to live fire during the first two weeks of the Firearm Deer Season:
which begins the first Monday after Thanksgiving.
(During this period evening shooting events will not begin prior to 6:00pm)


(Feb 19,2019 -)
From Trap Chair Robert Calcavecchia:
Trap is cancelled for Feb 20th, 2019 due to inclement weather conditions, but will resume as soon as conditions permit…


(Feb 12,2019 -)
From Trap Chair Robert Calcavecchia:
Trap is cancelled for Feb 13th, 2019 due to inclement weather conditions, but will resume as soon as conditions permit…


(Feb 2,2019 -)
Clubhouse Work Party
DATE –February 24, 2019 – weather permitting
TIME  Starting (
11)  9am
*Projects:  Clean and paint the clubhouse kitchen and restrooms.  Scrub and / or sand the floor in the kitchen and main meeting area.
*What to bring:  Brushes, Rollers, Rags, Face Mask.  Wear your old cloths.
*A floor machine, if anyone has this type of machine, to scrub and or sand floor in the kitchen and main meeting area.
 
RSVP to: Kerry Teats at:  fatplants@verizon.net 


(Jan 24-2019-)
Members –

Club is open with the following cautions:
. Trap range, lower rifle range, stairs and platform are closed due to icy conditions.
. Upper range, parking and clubhouse are usable.
Proceed with caution.
——————————————————————-
(Jan-16-2019-)
This is to advise that the PPOH Class scheduled for January 19th and 20th is being rescheduled  due to inclement weather.  Class has been rescheduled to Saturday February 9th and Sunday February 10th.  Let’s hope mother nature will cooperate.  If you have any questions or concerns with this reschedule feel free to contact me.

Regards,Art Krueger
President BRCV R&G Club


Note!  Classes are also listed on our Web Site  (brcv-rodgun.org).
Also see Our NEW CALENDAR for a complete list of Class or Events…


 Membership Information
Anyone interested in applying for membership with the Blue Ridge Cherry Valley Rod and Gun Club Inc. must attend a monthly member meeting along with their sponsor.  Meetings are held on the last Friday of each month unless otherwise announced. Read More


NRA Membership
BRCV R & G Club Inc. is a supporting member of the National Rifle Association. We are a 100% NRA member club. We require that All members maintain their membership in the NRA for the duration of club membership. Read More


We ARE a NRA GOLD MEDAL CLUB…